Issued by The National Weather Service
Atlanta, GA
10:06 am EST, Tue., Mar. 2, 2010

… WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT…

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT. THE WARNING IS GENERALLY NORTH OF A LINE FROM CARROLLTON… TO ATLANTA… TO ATHENS.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA… TAPERING OFF LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. ACCUMULATIONS OF ANYWHERE FROM 1 TO 3 INCHES… WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ESPECIALLY FURTHER NORTH… CAN BE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL… KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT… FOOD… AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.